PLE ENF MED CIRURGICA VA

 

Academic Level

Specialization Diploma non-degree course

 

Entrance requirements

Applicants must possess all of the following: a) a bachelor’s degree in nursing or the legal equivalent; b) a license to practice nursing; c) a minimum of two years’ professional nursing experience.

 

Type of recognition

The holder of a Specialization Diploma in Medical-Surgical Nursing may request the title of Specialist Nurse from the Nursing Council.

 

Course duration

2 years - 3 semesters - 90 ECTS

 

Coordinator

ISABEL MARIA BATISTA DE ARAÚJO

 

Legislation

Ordinance nº 839/2009 of 31 July

 

Main Scientific areas

Areas

No. Compulsory
Credits

No. Optional
Credits

Health and Social Protection

81

0

Social and Behavioural Sciences

6

0

Life Sciences

3

0

 

 

POST-GRADUATE SPECIALIZATION IN MEDICAL-SURGICAL NURSING   |   1st Year

CURRICULAR UNITS

SCIENTIFIC AREA

DUrATION

WORKING TIME (hOUrs)

ECTS

Total

Contact

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

Bioethics

Life Sciences

Semester

 

TP: 14; OT: 7

3

Ambulatory Surgery

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

T: 40

3

Health Law

Behavioural Sciences

Semester

 

TP: 28

3

Pre- and Intra-Hospital Medical Emergencies

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

T: 40

3

Perioperative Nursing

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

T: 40

3

Nursing Intervention during Multi-organ Failure

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

TP: 153; PL: 14

11

Management, Leadership and Decision Making

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

TP: 48

4

Research

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

TP: 28

3

Models of Psychosocial Intervention

Behavioural Science

Semester

 

TP: 14; OT: 7

3

Specialized Internships, Intensive and Intermediate Care (optional)

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

E: 250

20

Specialized Internships, Emergency Room (optional)

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

E: 250

20

 

 

POST-GRADUATE SPECIALIZATION IN MEDICAL-SURGICAL NURSING   |   2nd YEAR

CURRICULAR UNITS

SCIENTIFIC AREA

DURATION

WORKING TIME (hOUrs)

ECTS

Total

Contact

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

(5)

(6)

Specialized Internships, Pre- and Intra-Hospital Medical Emergencies  (optional)

Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

E: 250

20

Specialized Internships, Ambulatory Surgery (optional)

 Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

E: 250

20

Specialized Internships, Perioperative Nursing (optional)

 Health and Social Protection

Semester

 

E: 250

20

 

T - Theoretical

TP - Theoretical and Practical

PL – Practical and Laboratorial

OT - Tutorial Orientation

TC - Field Work

S - Seminars

E - Clinical Stage/teaching